After a relaxed getaway to Essaouira, we arrived back in bustling Marrakech. It is the third largest city in Morocco, after Casablanca and Rabat, and lies near the foothills of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains and a few hours from the Sahara Desert. It wasn't surprising to us why it's such a destination spot in Morocco. One … Continue reading March in Morocco – The Final Stop
After two great days in Fes, we were off to our next adventure in Morocco via train. Note: You cannot purchase your train tickets from outside of the country, so you must wait to purchase until after you arrive in-country. Our lovely hosts at Riad Laaroussa were kind enough to arrange our tickets for us. … Continue reading March in Morocco – Part Deux
Time for an international food and "hike" adventure... In January, my bschool friend Christine and I decided we desperately needed to go on a trip and take advantage of the strong US Dollar. The original plan was to go to Europe; the Euro hadn't been so cheap in 20 years! Christine wanted to go somewhere warm - i.e. … Continue reading March in Morocco – Part 1
So anyone who knows me, knows I love food - buying it, cooking it, baking it, reading about it, finding new places to enjoy it, and of course, eating it! So much so that my friends often ask me for recommendations when they need to find a restaurant to go to for a date, a … Continue reading Check, check – My SF Restaurant List
Mount Sutro was such a hit that we decided to go hiking the next day and take it completely urban to Twin Peaks. Vanessa, Henry, Tessa, Lela, Corrine and I met at the Castro Theatre, one of the few one-screen theaters left in the city. We got really excited that the Little Mermaid Singalong is happening in late … Continue reading Urban Hiking – Twin Peaks
Vanessa, one of my dear friends who inspired this blog, invited me to join her and some other gals to hike Mount Sutro. It was the perfect first hike of 2015 - one in the city and on a lovely, sunny Saturday. Even though I have lived in San Francisco for over 7 years, I have never … Continue reading First hike of 2015!
I never thought I'd write a blog. First of all, I hated writing when I was a kid. I didn't even like reading much. So why now? My Inspiration: I read my dear friend Irene's blog last year when she challenged herself to take on 15+ sports - skydiving, boxing, mountain biking, running a marathon. … Continue reading I’m writing a blog…say what?!?!